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WP2 Task 1: Management of historical data from long and short-term experiments for efficient data sharing between partners.

Task description:

To define management methods and a consortium agreement (CA) that will govern the exchange and use of data from existing LTEs/STEs both within and outside the consortium.
Historical datasets include soil, climatic, environmental and agronomic variables:

LTEs on soil tillage, crop rotation x tillage, and irrigation management x tillage (Agroscope-ETH since 1966 and 1969; ZALF since 1993 and 2007; SLU since 1993 and 1994; CSIC since 2007).

LTEs on crop rotational design x fertilizer management (SLU since 1957, 1961, 1968, 1993).

LTEs on organic systems x management (SRUC since 1991; ZALF since 1993).

STEs on species composition and management in perennial legume-grass mixtures in stockless arable systems, legume-cereal intercrops, and variety mixtures (SLU).

Ecotron and field FACE experiments on rapeseed and barley cultivar adaptability towards increased CO2, temperature and O3 for climate adaptability (DTU).

Task leader: SRUC, partners involved: Agroscope-ETH, CSIC, DTU, INRA, SLU, ZALF – Duration: M01 – M12